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Drake Law to host Legal Writing Institute workshop

Drake Law School will be hosting one of many Legal Writing Institutes across the country on Friday, Dec. 7 at 9 a.m. Drake’s workshop is entitled, “Preparing Practice-Ready Students.”
December 4, 2012

Drake Law fares well at national moot court competition

The Drake Law moot court team of Matthew Jarvey, Katelyn Bries, and Kyle Mendenhall won first place in Region 14 competition by defeating a team from the University of Minnesota College of Law.
November 21, 2012

Professor Yu to headline annual Intellectual Property Seminar in Israel

Peter K. Yu, Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law at Drake Law School, will be featured at the annual Intellectual Property Strategy and Commercialization Seminar in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Monday, Nov. 19.
November 19, 2012

Faculty papers rank in Top 10 on SSRN

Professors Miguel Schor, Shontavia Johnson, David Walker, and Mark Kende make the top ten on SSRN.
November 12, 2012

Drake Agricultural Law Center celebrates 30 years

The Drake Law Agriculture Law Center celebrates 30 years.
October 29, 2012

Professor Kende, 3L Matthew Shimanovsky publish article in JOTWELL

Professor Mark Kende, professor of law, James Madison Chair in Constitutional Law, and Director of the Drake Constitutional Law Center, is a contributing editor for JOTWELL. Read his most current piece here.
October 24, 2012

Agricultural Law Center receives two grants

Two Drake faculty members, Neil Hamilton, Dwight D. Opperman Chair of Law and director of the Agricultural Law Center, and Edward Cox, Agricultural Law Center Fellow, received grants for the Drake Agricultural Law Center totaling more than $100,000.
October 19, 2012

Drake professors, students participate in Iowa intellectual property law meeting

Professors and students of Drake Law School participated in the 2012 annual meeting of the Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association (IIPLA) in the Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center in Bettendorf on Oct. 5-6.
October 17, 2012

Drake to host 19th Annual Halloween Hoops Oct. 31

Join hosts Russ Lovell, professor of law, and Dolph Pulliam, director of community outreach and development and former Drake basketball standout, for the 19th Annual Halloween Hoops Party co-sponsored by the Drake University Law School Student Bar Association and the Des Moines branch of the NAACP.
October 10, 2012

Drake 3L pairs passion with profession in sports law internship

Originally from Fort Collins, CO, Dan Byers ventured to Drake University as an undergrad where he planned to play football.
October 8, 2012

Drake 2L gains hands-on immigration law experience

This past summer, Cole Mayer, a current Drake Law 2L interned with the Law Offices of Michael H. Said, P.C.
October 8, 2012

Students lend assistance to less fortunate in Operation Stand Down

Drake Law School is dedicated to giving back to the community.
October 8, 2012

U.S. Department of Justice lawyer to speak at Drake Law

Distinguished alumnus Bryan Dearinger will be visiting campus today, Oct. 8. His visit is supported by the Drake Association for Child Advocacy, the American Constitution Society, and the Student Bar Assocation. The Public Service Scholars are also among his hosts. Mr. Dearinger will be visiting with a variety of law students and delivering the Public Service Law Day lecture as well as the New Scholars Constitutional Law Talk.
October 8, 2012

Drake Law American Constitution Society to host Ian Bartrum

Ian Bartrum, associate professor of law at William S. Boyd School of Law, will be speaking on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Cartwright Hall, room 213.  Bartrum's talk is titled, "A Critique of Modern Originalist Ideology".
October 4, 2012

Drake Law professor debates with top U.S. negotiators

Peter Yu, Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law Peter K. Yu, Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law at Drake Law School, spoke on a panel with two key U.S. treaty negotiators on the international intellectual property lawmaking process. The panel was held during The New Battleground in International Intellectual Property Protection: SOPA, ACTA, TPP, and Beyond symposium at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles on Sept. 21.
September 27, 2012